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can ticks go in your ear

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
They can: Ticks generally favor warmer parts of the body... Groin, neck, arm pit, belly button. If they favor the ear... It is more likely where the ear joins t ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maggie Carpenter
23 years experience Family Medicine
Normal: It is normal to develop a local reaction after removal of a tick. If you live in an area with a lot of lyme disease we recommend taking a one time dos ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Novel idea: I have never used or heard of it being used to get rid of a tick in the ear. If a tick in the ear is suspected I would advised to have you see an ENT ... Read More
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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Needs to be checked: You should see your doctor as you may have ear infection.Your pain can also can be coming from problem with your teeth.
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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Sounds awful: I would recommend you see an ENT for evaluation. If nothing serious, consider a chiropractor and acupuncture after that.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I would: Tick bite sxs can include: headache, mild fever, blister or bump, bruising, itching ; burning. However it you have emesis, high fever, spreading rash, ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Sands
48 years experience Family Medicine
Relaxation exercises: Purchase the relaxation response by herbert benson md (harvard med school professor) http://www.Amazon.Com/the-relaxation-response-miriam-klipper ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
BITES: Is the bite from a wild boar? Or a tick? Or a louse? One medicine will not cure all.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Give Dr a phone call: In california, the western black-legged tick can bite deer and humans, and can carry lyme disease. If the tick is kept in a plastic container with a l ... Read More

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